Kristin Thorne
Kristin Thorne is a Long Island correspondent for WABC-TV's Eyewitness News.
Before joining the Eyewitness News team in January 2012, Kristin was a reporter at News 12 Westchester. Before that she worked at WHTM-TV in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Kristin loves being involved with the Long Island community she serves. She is a volunteer with Big Brother, Big Sisters of Long Island and with the Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center.

Kristin is a graduate of Georgetown University in Washington, DC and earned her Master's Degree from the prestigious Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She is the recipient of an Emmy Award and has received numerous Emmy nominations. She has also been honored with a regional Edward R. Murrow Award.

When she's not busy working, Kristin enjoys the outdoors. Her bucket list includes white water rafting, competing in a mud race and spending a month working on a winery in Italy.

Kristin lives on Long Island with her husband, two children and her big German Shepard Raina.

A new proposal would give Hempstead residents more parking options at Long Island Rail Road.
The Nassau County police officers are looking for people who may not want to be found. They're trying to track down those who owe their DNA to Nassau County Police.
In just three months since setting up license plate readers, Freeport police have made 25 arrests and handed out thousands of violations.
20-year-old Jakwan Keller of Hempstead was remanded without bail at his arraignment Monday, after being charged in the murder of 12-year-old Dejah Joyner.
A fast-moving fire burned through an apartment building in the Bronx early Sunday, killing a 35-year old man on the third floor.